Birdy’s winning Open Mic UK singing competition performance. Birdy won the singing competition Open Mic UK for more information and to enter http://www.openmicuk.co.uk
In 2008, as a 12-year-old, Birdy won the UK singing competition Open Mic UK. Birdy won both the under-18s category and the Grand Prize, against 10,000 other competitors. Birdy performed her own song at the competition called “So Be Free” in front of 2,000 people.
As a result of winning the singing competition Open Mic UK, Birdy got to record her album in River Studios in Southampton, England and thereafter Birdy was signed to record label Warner Music.
Birdy’s debut album went Gold and she has since gone on to have a UK top 20 hit with ‘Skinny Love’ and numerous number 1’s internationally.